Markets Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
Currency 536.25 540 544 548 552 560

Overview Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -8.60 2.8 3.5 4 4.3 5.2
Unemployment Rate (%) 6.10 6.3 6.3 6.3 6.3 6.2
Inflation Rate (%) 2.30 3 2 1.7 1.8 1.5
Interest Rate (%) 4.00 4 4 4 4 4
Balance of Trade (CFA Franc Billion) 55.80 -174 -182 -69.81 -92.52 -77.48
Current Account (CFA Franc Billion) -10.80 110 -200 -150 -120 -170
Current Account to GDP (%) -6.30 -7 -7 -77 -7 -6.5
Government Debt to GDP (%) 22.60 25 25 25 25 23
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.00 -4.5 -4.5 -4.5 -4.5 -3.2

GDP Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -8.60 2.8 3.5 4 4.3 5.2
GDP (USD Billion) 15.75 16 16 16 16 18
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (XOF Billion) 1704.80 2352 1717 1753 2481 2481
GDP per capita (USD) 822.38 745 745 745 745 765
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 2189.60 2150 2150 2150 2150 2185
GDP Constant Prices (CFA Franc Billion) 1996.80 5522 1431 1461 5826 5826
GDP From Agriculture (CFA Franc Billion) 362.00 1060 1129 1152 1118 1118
GDP From Manufacturing (XOF Billion) 758.00 1003 763 779 1058 1058
GDP From Mining (XOF Billion) 274.40 205 276 282 217 217
GDP From Public Administration (XOF Billion) 1119.50 1253 1127 1151 1322 1322
GDP From Services (XOF Billion) 938.80 893 945 965 942 942

Labour Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
Unemployment Rate (%) 6.10 6.3 6.3 6.3 6.3 6.2
Population (Million) 20.87 21.1 21.1 21.1 21.43 21.99

Prices Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
Inflation Rate (%) 2.30 3 2 1.7 1.8 1.5
Food Inflation (%) 5.40 6.5 4.5 3.4 2 3
Inflation Rate Mom (%) -1.60 -0.2 1 0.4 0.4 0.7
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 104.20 106 105 106 111 108

Money Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
Interest Rate (%) 4.00 4 4 4 4 4
Interbank Rate (%) 3.81 4.44 3.66 3.66 4.44 4.44

Trade Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
Balance of Trade (CFA Franc Billion) 55.80 -174 -182 -69.81 -92.52 -77.48
Current Account (CFA Franc Billion) -10.80 110 -200 -150 -120 -170
Current Account to GDP (%) -6.30 -7 -7 -77 -7 -6.5
Tourist Arrivals (Persons) 143331.00 135000 135000 135000 135000 140000

Government Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
Government Debt to GDP (%) 22.60 25 25 25 25 23
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.00 -4.5 -4.5 -4.5 -4.5 -3.2
Government Spending (XOF Billion) 1324.20 896 1333 1361 945 945

Taxes Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
Sales Tax Rate (%) 18.00 18 18 18 18 18

Business Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
Mining Production (%) -2.20 12 12 12 30 25

Consumer Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
Consumer Spending (XOF Billion) 3256.20 3275 3279 3347 3455 3455


This page has economic forecasts for Burkina Faso including a long-term outlook for the next decades, plus medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions for the next release affecting the Burkina Faso economy.